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Radio Frequency Engineer I in the United States

How much does a Radio Frequency Engineer I earn in the United States? The average Radio Frequency Engineer I salary in the United States is $86,609 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $82,423 and $92,711. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Develops products and technologies related to wireless telecommunications by applying RF and mixed signal capabilities. Responsibilities may include RF front-end design, radio propagation modeling and prediction, microwave path analysis, interference analysis and filter design, frequency coordination, analog-to-digital converters, cell site equipment layout, and circuit design. Develops and executes product testing and integration plans for new or updated products. Requires a bachelors degree. Typically reports to supervisor or manager. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience.

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  1. This Job:

    Radio Frequency Engineer I

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Radio Frequency Engineer II

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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